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Deadline April 17 for online contributions: Thematic Debate of the General Assembly “Ensuring Stable and Peaceful Societies”

Stakeholders are invited to provide inputs ahead of the Thematic Debate on Ensuring Stable and Peaceful Societies event online here. The UN website states that 'Given that the background note is a "living" document and is subject to...
Posted by Fiona Hale on 04/16/2014 - 15:33

Watch Alessandra Nilo speak to the UN PGA/ECOSOC meeting on the role of partnerships

'The current post-2015 debate is still too focused on economic growth. There is still a dangerous disconnection between development and human rights.' Watch Alessandra Cabral dos Santos Nilo (GESTOS) speak on the role of partnerships in the...
Posted by Fiona Hale on 04/15/2014 - 17:14

Prioritizing Nutrition in the Post-2015 Framework

Globally, 162 million children under five years of age are stunted. In addition, 52 million children suffer from wasting. According to the WHO, globally 42% of pregnant women suffer from anaemia, which is a risk factor for maternal deaths. Therefore...
Posted by Chris Joseph on 04/12/2014 - 14:48

April 2 PGA webinar and deadline to provide written input to OPGA on the role of partnerships

On April 2, at 10am EST (3pm CET) Beyond 2015 is holding a webinar with the OPGA, in advance of the Joint Event of the General Assembly and the Economic and Social Council “The role of partnerships in the implementation of the Post-2015...
Posted by Fiona Hale on 03/24/2014 - 16:54

OWG Co-Chairs release revised Focus Areas Document and programme for tenth session

The Co-Chairs of the OWG have released a revised version of the Focus Areas Document based on discussions at OWG-9, along with a separate document on interlinkages and the programme for the tenth session. The documents can be accessed here. ...
Posted by Fiona Hale on 03/24/2014 - 16:44

Forthcoming events

Mon, 03/31/2014
This 15th annual Conference on Land and Poverty will address the theme, 'Integrating Land Governance into the Post-2015 Agenda: Harnessing...
Sat, 04/05/2014
The seventh session of the World Urban Forum (WUF) will be held in Medellin, Colombia, on the theme ‘Urban equity in development – Cities...
Wed, 04/09/2014
This thematic debate is part of a series of three high-level events and three thematic debates convened by the President of the UN General Assembly (...
Thu, 04/24/2014
This thematic debate is part of a series of three high-level events and three thematic debates convened by the President of the UN General Assembly (...